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Dr David Manley
Dr David Manley
Reader in Quantitative Geography
BA Hons (Lanc), MSc(Leic), PhD(StAnd)
David is interested in trying to better understand how the places in which individuals live interact with the outcomes that they experience over their life course. Key topics within this research include modelling and understanding neighbourhood effects, investigating how individuals and households locate in residential space and understanding how segregation develops and is maintained over very long periods of time. Crucial to this work is the notion that statistics can be used critically to challenge myths in the academic literature. David is also interested in more methodological problems including how neighbourhoods are represented and different scales and in different places. Recent publications include the first of a three volume edited series on neighbourhood effects work, published by Springer.
Lancaster University BA Hons Geography and Economics 2000
University of Leicester MSc in Geographical Information Systems (Dist) 2001
University of St Andrews PhD Human Geography (2005)
Working Group Co-ordinator European Network of Housing Researchers (ENHR)
Chair,Management Committee Member Housing Studies Association (HSA)
Honorary Fellow Technical University of Delft
Fellow of the HEA
David is a member of the Spatial Modelling Group and currently co-ordinates the Explanation, Causation and Longitudinal Analysis module for 4th year MSci and Society and Space MSc students. He also contributes to the 1st year Geographical Methods unit teaching introudctory statistics. Elsewhere he gives guest lectures for World in Crisis and Convincing Stories.
When not teaching or researching David is the Examinations Officer for the School.
- Morris, T, Manley, D & Sabel, C, 2016, Residential mobility: Towards progress in mobility health research. Progress in Human Geography.
- Johnston, R, Jones, K, Manley, D & Owen, D, 2016, Macro-Scale Stability with Micro-Scale Diversity: Modelling Changing Ethnic Minority Residential Segregation – London 2001-2011. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, vol 41., pp. 389-402
- Johnston, R, Jones, K & Manley, DJ, 2016, Spatial Polarisation of Presidential Voting in the United States, 1992-2012: the ‘Big Sort’ Revisited. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, vol 106., pp. 1047-1062
- Johnston, R, Jones, K & Manley, D, 2016, The growing spatial polarisation of presidential voting in the USA, 1992-2012: myth or reality?. Political Science & Politics.
- Morris, T, Manley, D, Northstone, K & Sabel, CE, 2016, On the move: Exploring the impact of residential mobility on cannabis use. Social Science and Medicine.
- Johnston, R, Manley, DJ & Jones, K, 2016, In search of Britain’s Muslim ghettoes. Environment and Planning A, vol 48., pp. 1684-1690
- Jones, K, Johnston, R & Manley, DJ, 2016, Uncovering interactions in multivariate contingency tables: a multi-level modelling exploratory approach. Methodological Innovations Online.
- Manley, DJ, Johnston, R, Jones, K, Hoare, T & Harris, RJ, 2016, British educational trajectories from school to university: evaluating quantitative evidence in policy formulation and justification. Policy and Politics.
- Johnston, R, Pattie, C & Manley, D, 2016, Britain’s changed electoral map in and beyond 2015: The importance of geography. The Geographical Journal.
- Johnston, R, Manley, DJ, Jones, K & Pattie, C, 2016, From Votes to Seats in Multi-party Plurality Electoral Systems. Comparative Politics Newsletter, vol 26., pp. 82-89
Dr Manley currently teaches 5 courses:
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